River Theater

16135 Main Street

Guerneville, CA, 95446

Jerry Knight’s River Theater, is located in Guerneville California 70 miles North of San Francisco. The Theater was built in the spring of 1947, originally as a movie theater, however it has enjoyed various uses such as Burlesque, a Comedy house and as host to many different forms of music. Many Artists have performed at the Theater such as the Jerry Garcia Band, Rickey Nelson, Buddy Holly, Frank Sinatra, Emmylou Harris, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Country Joe McDonald, Merle Sounders, The Dead, Martin Fierro, Ronnie Montrose, Elvin Bishop, Buddy Owen Band, and Joules Brossard. Also can be used for weddings or any other kind of special event. Complete with VIP room, upper bar, pool tables & 5 dance floors!


  • Event Space
  • Arts & Entertainment
  • Music